The project involved managing the refurbishment of an existing 64-room hotel and the further development of a boutique-style hotel, located on the northern part of Sir Bani Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.

Included in the scope of works was project management for the hotel works, main contracting for the chalets and ancillary buildings and main contracting for the construction of three staff accommodation buildings and temporary accommodation, including all necessary infrastructure works.

Managed by Anantara, Desert Islands Resort & Spa is an exclusive retreat on Sir Bani Yas Island, and is the first tourist development on the site. The island also features an Arabian-themed animal reserve and a signature golf course.